**First
meeting
**

**Topics:**

Electromagnetic Theory - A prologue

A view on the historical development

A
view on the people

A
view on the applications

Modeling
of a physical system

__Examples:__

__Applications:__

__Homework:__

Select
an Electromagnetic Personality.

Present
its biography with emphasis on its contributions to Science in general and
Electromagnetics in particular.

Describe
the long term effect of its contributions.

Take
care of the organization of your report. This is a report exercise. Pay
attention to your command of English (We agree that the language of
communication will be English!)

Due
on the day of the examination.

It
will be reviewed for completeness but not necessarily evaluated, corrected
and graded.

__References:__

Gallery
of Electromagnetic Personalities
(A Vignette History of Electromagnetics)

Electro
Magnetic Library

The
Applied Computational Electromagnetics Society

**Second**__
meeting__

__Topics:__

Introduction to Field Theory

Scalar Fields

Vector Fields

Vector
Algebra

Vector
Calculus

Gradient
of Scalar Field

Divergence
of a Vector Field

Rotation
of a Vector Field

The
Laplacian operator

__Examples:__

__Applications:__

__Homework:__

Distributed
in class.

Due
on the day of the examination.

It
will be review it for completeness but not necessarily evaluated,
corrected and graded.

__References:__

**Third
meeting**

**Topics:**

Coordinate
Systems

Transformation
between coordinate systems

__Examples:__

__Applications:__

__Homework:__

Distributed
in class.

Due
on the day of the examination.

It
will be review it for completeness but not necessarily evaluated,
corrected and graded.

__References:__